As flights,cruises and tourists return to the country,the flu scare is
becoming but a memory in Mexico now.
Some international flights were
cancelled during the crisis,but last week flights from the UK,Argentina and
Cuba,as well as other countries,started to return.
Cruise lines had
also suspended calls in Mexico,but on May 19th,the Sun Princess traveling from Costa Rica to
Acapulco was the first to return.
It is being followed by all the major
cruise lines. Royal Caribbean’s Enchantment of
the Seas docked again in Cozumel last Wednesday,the first arrival to the
island for a month.
the world’s largest resort operator,said that demand is picking up for Mexico
and it reopened its hotel in Cancun on Thursday.
The Mexican federal
government,state governments,tourist industry officials and workers,have come
together in an unprecedented campaign to accelerate the return of tourism to the
The L.A. Times newspaper
reported last week that there are some “astounding post-flu-crisis vacation
deals” available to Mexico as part of the national tourism push,Vive México.
The $92 million campaign,
launched by Mexican President Felipe Calderón last Monday,unites world renowned
celebrities and personalities from the business,cultural,sports,and
entertainment world with the objective to reactivate national and international
For more information about
visiting Mexico and the offers available visit the Mexican Tourism Board’s website.